What does bondsman mean?

Definitions for bondsman
ˈbɒndz mənbonds·man

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word bondsman.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bondman, bondsman(noun)

    a male slave

  2. bondsman, bondswoman(noun)

    someone who signs a bond as surety for someone else

  3. bondman, bondsman(noun)

    a male bound to serve without wages

Wiktionary

  1. bondsman(Noun)

    A male slave.

  2. bondsman(Noun)

    A male indentured servant.

  3. bondsman(Noun)

    Someone who signs a bond that states that they have taken responsibility for someone else's obligations.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bondsman(noun)

    a slave; a villain; a serf; a bondman

  2. Bondsman(noun)

    a surety; one who is bound, or who gives security, for another

How to pronounce bondsman?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say bondsman in sign language?

  1. bondsman

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bondsman in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bondsman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of bondsman in a Sentence

  1. Kendall Coffey:

    Ten percent is a premium you pay a surety company, or bail bondsman, Coffey said. To get a bond in almost all cases you have to be able to fully collateralize that $150,000, meaning that either George Zimmerman or his parents have to come up with a $150,000 second mortgage on their house or from a bank. The bonding company is not a charity. They stand to lose the money. They have more than just fugitive hunters [to track down a defendant who flees.] They get collateral up front.

  2. Forest McDonald:

    Americans who had traveled in Europe knew the 'free' European peasants suffered considerably greater oppression and misery than did American bondsman. Modern scholarship has shown that the exploitation rate -- the percentage of the worker's production that was taken from him by his owners -- was lower among the slaves than among European peasants, that work loads were light, and that slaves actually experienced a considerable measure of personal freedom.

Images & Illustrations of bondsman

  1. bondsmanbondsmanbondsmanbondsmanbondsman

Popularity rank by frequency of use

bondsman#10000#81806#100000

Translations for bondsman

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for bondsman »

Translation

Find a translation for the bondsman definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these bondsman definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "bondsman." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 21 Oct. 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/bondsman>.

    Are we missing a good definition for bondsman? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for bondsman:


    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.